Lisa Granshaw

Full-time writer

New York City

Lisa Granshaw

I'm a freelance writer who specializes in pop culture, entertainment, animals, fashion, and other lifestyle topics.


Geek girl fashion was on the rise at San Diego Comic-Con

There were more items for women at Comic-Con than ever before.
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The growing business of cosplay patterns and fabric

McCall's, Simplicity, and Jo-Ann's are finally getting in on the cosplay boom.
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Wonder Woman’s legacy remains strong 75 years later

Comic creators and fans spoke to us at San Diego Comic-Con about Wonder Woman and her impact.
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Hero Within offers a classy take on men's geek fashion

Its first collection features Batman, Green Lantern, and more DC heroes.
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19 geeky leggings inspired by your favorite fandoms

Whether you love watching ‘Game of Thrones’ or playing ‘Mass Effect,’ there are leggings for you!
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Geek Girl Brunch creates a safe space for women

What started with a small group of friends has grown into an international organization.
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You won’t be able to say no to these ‘Hamilton’ cosmetics

Espionage Cosmetics expands cosmetics options for fans of the hit musical with its latest release.
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San Diego Comic-Con: 9 things we can't wait to see

Here’s what we’re looking forward to most this year.
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Mass Effect’s companions ranked worst to best

We look back at the memorable squad members available in the BioWare trilogy.
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Step through the looking glass with Hot Topic’s latest line

Bring the style of Wonderland to your closet.
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Video games need more female leads like Commander Shepard

Developers should take note of what makes Mass Effect's Commander Shepard such a great character.
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One community's mission to fill the world with BB-8s

These 'Star War' fan builders are creating dozens of adorable round droids.
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Lisa Granshaw

My work has appeared on the Daily Dot, Blastr, Boing Boing, Playboy, and more. My writing has been syndicated on Zap2it, The Huffington Post, Mashable,, MSN Living, HLNTV, and Yahoo.

I have also written for magazines including Star Trek magazine and Star Wars Insider.

I am available to write features, quick turnaround assignments, and more. Additional clips and recommendations are available upon request.